Celebrem la Diada de Sant Jordi amb lectures en català i anglès: Alicia Kopf/Imma Ávalos i María Cabrera Callís

A Catalunya cada 23 d’abril per a la festa de Sant Jordi els amants i els amics celebren l’amor i l’amistat intercanviant llibres i roses. Vingueu a McNally aquest any i celebreu-ho amb nosaltres!

In Catalonia, every April 23rd on St. Jordi’s Day, lovers and friends celebrate love and friendship by exchanging books and roses. This year, come to McNally and celebrate St. Jordi with us!

Amb el suport de l’Institut Ramon Llull, el Catalan Institute of America, i el Farragut Fund.

María Cabrera Callís (b. 1983; Girona, Catalonia) has a degree in Catalan philology and is a doctoral candidate in linguistics. She teaches at the Universitat de Barcelona and works as a translator and copy editor. Her poetry collections include Jonàs (Amadeu Oller Prize, 2004), La matinada clara (2009), and La ciutat cansada (Carles Riba Poetry Prize, 2016). She performs spoken word with musical groups El Pèsol Feréstec and Vladivostok, and is codirector of the fanzine Cor pelut.

 

Alicia Kopf is the artistic name for Catalan writer Imma Ávalos. After her first individual exhibition at the Joan Prats Gallery in Barcelona, she participated in many collective exhibitions at CCCB and MACBA, or the Tàpies Foundation, amongst others. Her first novel, Germà de gel (L´Altra Editorial, 2016), has received several awards and will be published in nearly 10 languages.

 

 

Con el auspicio de Institut Ramon Llull, Catalan Institute y Fund Farragut. 

 

 

Event date: 

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

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